Cazenovia Public Library News

(Cazenovia, NY – June 2012) Two educational workshops will be presented at the Cazenovia Public Library by the Alzheimer’s Association Central New York Chapter. The first, “Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters,” will be held Wednesday, June 6, at 1 p.m.

Early detection of Alzheimer’s disease gives you a chance to begin drug therapy, enroll in clinical studies and plan for the future. This interactive workshop features video clips of people with Alzheimer’s disease.

The second workshop, “Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease” will be held Wednesday, June 13, at 7 p.m. Alzheimer’s disease is not a normal part of aging. This program provides information on detection, causes and risk factors, stages of the disease, treatment and much more.

Both presentations will be held in the Library Community Room; register for these programs by calling the Alzheimer’s Association at (315) 472-4201 ext. 125.

The Open Book Club for adults continues in the Cazenovia Public Library Community Room Wednesday, June 20, at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. All are welcome.

This month, the afternoon club is reading Swamplandia! by Karen Russell; the evening club is reading Plainsong by Kent Haruf. Both sessions of the Open Book Club are free and open to the public; books are available at the circulation desk, and all are welcome.

Free transportation through CRIS-CAT is provided for Cazenovia, Fenner and Nelson residents over 55 years old and ambulatory. Call (315) 655-0612 between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. three to five days in advance. All events at the Cazenovia Public Library are free and open to the public. For more information on these or any other library programs, call (315) 655-9322 or visit cazenoviapubliclibrary.org.

By martha

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